Kern County Fair Tab
- Adults: $12
- Ages 6-12: $5
- Ages 5 and under: Free
- Seniors (62 or better): $9
- Active and retired military with ID: Free
- Parking: $10
Opening/ closing times
- Monday-Thursday: 3 to 10 p.m.
- Friday, Sept. 22: 10:30 a.m. to 11 p.m.
- Friday, Sept. 29: 3 to 11 p.m.
- Each Saturday: Noon to 11 p.m.
- Each Sunday: Noon to 10 p.m.
- Free admission for active and retired military: Visitors with military IDs receive free admission to the fair for its 12-day run. Parking is $10. (Family members not included.)
- Free admission for young readers: Qualifying students will receive a free ticket through KC's Reading Round-Up. The program will see some 30,000 kids participating.
- Senior discount: Seniors 62 or better receive $3 off the regular price admission, making senior admission $9.
- Children 5 and under: Admission is free every day.
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